The Southbank Centre is hosting the UK’s first major exhibition on The Moomins. Adventures in Moominland is an interactive celebration of the magical creation by Finnish author Tove Jansson as part of the SC’s Winter Festival. Visitors can explore archive on loan from Moomin Characters Ltd and Tampere Art Museum, including illustrations, artworks and 3D models as well as personal items from Tove Jansson’s studio.
Take a walk through Moominvalley, and navigate your way through its forests, caves and high seas in seven immersive worlds and landscapes. The tour also includes a reproduction of the author’s studio and ideal for entertaining curious young minds. The exhibition is suitable for children ages 7 +, but there is two weekday off peak sessions for adults only on Thursdays and Fridays and 7 pm.
This month, West Norwood Feast is going digital, keeping locals entertained while social distancing. Events include a guided tour of Norwood’s bird calls, a cook-along session, yoga, crafting for kids and music and chat by regular FEAST DJ Glen Falconer. […]
Organised annually by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA), the Great British Beer Festival has been running for over 40 years. With around a thousand different drinks available, organisers call it the “Biggest pub in the world”. The festival specialises […]
August bank holiday weekend is time for Notting Hill Carnival, Europe’s biggest street party. It’s a colourful, vibrant celebration of all things multicultural, and especially London’s African-Caribbean communities. Revellers come from all over for the elaborate costumes, community spirit and […]
A summer of free events run by London Bridge City between London and Tower Bridges. Highlights include Mass-Samba-aoke (group karaoke with a live samba band), outdoor cinema screenings, performances, live music, food stalls and plenty of family friendly activities to […]
Not to be confused with the Great Race between Oxford and Cambridge rowing crews. This traditional boat race sees a great flotilla of oar powered craft take to the Thames for a semi-competitive race from London Docklands to Richmond. Any […]
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